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FOX
Jan 2, 2013 5:30am EST
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FOX News
Jan 2, 2013 12:00pm PST
overtown the punishment facing penn state after the scandal.ye. the "name your price" tool. you tell us the price you want to pay, and we give you a range of options to choose from. careful, though -- that kind of power can go to your head. that explains a lot. yo, buddy! i got this. gimme one, gimme one, gimme one! the wer of the "name your price" tool. only from progressive. >>gregg: the governor of pennsylvania is accusing the ncaa of illegally penalizing penn state over the sex abuse scandal fining the university $60 million after an independent report found top officials ignored abuse allegations against the football coach jerry sandusky who now is in prison after a jury convicted him of sexually abusing ten young boys. in some cases the abuse happened on the penn state campus. but the governor of pennsylvania says the fine and other punishments like a bowl ban and the deletion of wins from 1998 to 2011, punish the wrong people. >> these sanctions did not punish sandusky. nor did they punish the others who have been criminally charged. rather, they punished past, the present, an
CNN
Jan 2, 2013 11:00am PST
. the ncaa imposed stiff sanctions and a $60 million fine against penn state university. now, pennsylvania's governor is taking the ncaa to court. this is $100,000. we asked total strangers to watch it for us. thank you so much. i appreciate it. i'll be right back. they didn't take a dime. how much in fees does your bank take to watch your money? if your bank takes more money than a stranger, you need an ally. ally bank. your money needs an ally. plays a key role throughout our lives. one a day men's 50+ is a complete multivitamin designed for men's health concerns as we age. it has 7 antioxidants to support cell health. one a day men's 50+. >>> the courts say former penn state assistant coach jerry sandusky deserves 30 to 60 years in prison for molesting young boys. but pennsylvania governor tom corbett says penn state doesn't deserve the punishment it got for sandusky's crimes. today, corbett announced a lawsuit against the ncaa. >> our complaint states that the ncaa forced penn state's new president to agree to its sanctions under threat of the death penalty for the penn s
ABC
Jan 2, 2013 5:30pm EST
against penn state following the jerry sandusky child sexual abuse scandal. last july the organization handed down harsh sanctions, including a fine of $60 m the governor said the ncaa did not have the authority to issue the sanctions. >> the ncaa shouldn't have sanctioned penn state, i believe and the suit contends the ncaa has no authority and operated outside of their own by laws with these sanctions that they brought. this was cral matter, not a violation of ncaa rules. >> the ncaa spokesman said they don't talk about legal actions until they're filed. >>> the preliminary hearing for the suspect in the aurora, colorado movie theater shooting is set for monday. james holmes killed people in july. they will determine if there's enough evidence to get holmes to go it trial. >>> how one man ended up accidentally shooting himself. >> if you have a new year's resolution to lose weight, we'll tell you which food cost jump start your metabolism. here's a preview of what's ahead. >> coming up, the latest on your taxes. a cautionary tale about the family grim and a 101-year-old
MSNBC
Jan 2, 2013 2:00am PST
cliff talks had one leader telling off another in the crudest of terms. >>> penn state fights back. the mummers are out in full force, and some residents in colorado are enjoying the new legal pot dens. good morning, i'm bill karins, the house has finally given approval to the bill to undo the effects of the fiscal cliff. in the 11th hour, the house voted 256 to 167 in favor of the bill to stop middle class tax increases. soon after, president obama reacted to the compromised bill. >> under this law, more than 98% of americans and 97% of small businesses will not see their income taxes go up. millions of families will continue to receive tax credits to help raise their kids and send them to college. companies will continue to receive tax credits for the research they do, the investments they make and the clean energy jobs they create. 2 million americans are out of work with, but out there looking and pounding the pavement every day will continue to receive unemployment benefits as long as they're actively looking for a job. i'm very open to compromise. i agree with democrats and r
FOX News
Jan 2, 2013 6:00am PST
. >> absolutely, thank you. arthel: new developments in the penn state scandal, why the pennsylvania governor is taking the ncaa to court and why state and federal lawmakers are backing him up. bill: we've been told that al-qaida shinmoedake on its heels, the president said that. apparently they didn't get the bounty. the chilling new threat against one of our diplomats serving overseas. bill: there's been a lot of indecision in washington during the month of december. now that the dole has been cut the markets react. big move on monday during new year's eve and a big move today. markets were closerred yesterday. we are waiting on this. that is the first reaction from investors up 263, on the dow 30. if your 401k is loaded up, it's got a little more fire power today. watching that 263 the up side already. arthel: bill, chilling developments in the middle east, we are are tracking new reports that al-qaida is now offering a bounty for the murder of the u.s. ambassador to yemen. pete peter doocy is live. >> reporter: al-qaida in the arabian peninsula says they award anyone who a nass n
NBC
Jan 2, 2013 4:30am EST
crudest of terms. >>> penn state fights back. the mummers are out in full force and some residents in colorado are enjoying the new legal pot day. "early today" starts right now. >> announcer: this is "early today" for wednesday, january 2nd, 2013. >>> good morning, i'm bill karins. the house has finally given approval to the bill to undo the effects of the fiscal cliff in the 11th hour last night. the house voted 257-167 in favor of the bill to stop the middle-class tax increases and spending cuts to domestic poll ramps. soon after president obama reacted to the compromise bill. >> under this law, more than 98% of americans and 97% of small businesses will not see their income taxes go up. millions of families will have continued to receive tax credits to help raise their kids and send them to college. companies will continue to receive tax credits for the research they do, the investments they make and the clean energy jobs that they create. and 2 million americans who are out of work but out there looking, pounding the pavement every day, are going to continue to receive unemplo
CW
Jan 2, 2013 12:00pm CST
lawsuit against the n-c double-a over stiff sanctions imposed against penn state in the wake of the jerry sandusky scandal. this is america. we don't let frequent heartburn come between us and what we love. so if you're one of them people who gets heartburn and then treats day after day... block the acid with prilosec otc and don't get heartburn in the first place! [ male announcer ] one pill each morning. 24 hours. zero heartburn. c'mon dad! i'm here to unleash my inner cowboy... instead i got heartburn. [ horse neighs ] hold up partner. prilosec isn't for fast relief. try alka-seltzer. kills heartburn fast. yeehaw! the students and staff will return to school tomorrow. the first time everybody will be back together. instead of going back to sandy hook they will go about 6 mi. away to a building where another middle school used to be located. teachers photographed their classroom so that they could be completely retreated in the new building to try to make the kids more comfortable. an attorney is withdrawing his request to sue the state of connecticut for the school shooting. the
CBS
Jan 1, 2013 5:30pm PST
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CW
Jan 1, 2013 9:00pm CST
, took away winds reduced scholarships and bay and penn state for the post season.and bannedband penn statefor thebanned penn state for the game season. the u.s. postal service is recognizing the 150th anniversary with a commemorative stamp it features some famous words and the new stamp is being issued as a forever stamp. meaning it will always mail letters no matter what the postal rate. sink your teeth into that burger right there. it can cure your hangover. denver's nickname is mile high city but it takes for a whole new meaning, marijuana is now legal in colorado denver's first pot smoking club is now open to the public the law allows adults over 21 to possess marijuana in small amounts as long as they do not smoke in public. they charge $30 to get in making it a private club. what we are allowed to do is legal and completely acceptable in constitutionally protected. they should regulate at like alcohol. this is where you can hang out and smoke instead of drink. the club does not sell any marijuana. once you pay the entry fee you can bring your own snacks to. temperatures headed
ABC
Jan 2, 2013 5:00am EST
the child as sex abuse scandal at penn state here you go, breakfast sandwich from dunkin' donuts. what's in it? turkey sausage. turkey what? amazing. dunkin's new turkey sausage breakfast sandwich. surprisingly great sausage taste with under 400 calorie try one today. america runs on dunkin'. >> you are watching abc 7's "good morning washington" with cynne simpson and scott thuman. on your side. >> welcome back. our top stories. a bill to prevent tax hikes in -- and government spending cuts is now at president obama's desk. the house passed it late tuesday after senate approved it. it raises taxes on individuals making more than $400,000 and couples making more than $450,000. secretary of state tree clinton will spend another day in the hospital -- hillary clinton will spend another day in the hospital. doctors expect a full recovery. two men charged with brutally beating a man in south east are expected to be in court today for a status jars. they are accused of beating a man during a robbery near eastern market in august. he suffered a severe brain injury. >> following a develo
ABC
Jan 1, 2013 11:00pm EST
story. thank you. there is a new twist in the sex abuse scandal with penn state. hours ago the penn state governor said he plans to sue the n.c.a.a. over the sanctions in the wake of the jerry sandusky child sexual abuse scandal. he is set to talk about the case at a news conference tomorrow. sanctions included a $60 million fine that would be used nationally to fund a child abuse prevention grant. they have objection to the money being spent outside pennsylvania. 2 men accused of the severe beating of a d.c. man are scheduled to head back to court tomorrow. both are accused in the attack of maslin. he was beaten in august of last year over a robbery of his cell phone. both are being held without bond. sad news from george washington university. school officials say dr. lloyd elliott, president for 23 years died today. he led gwu from 1965-1988 and is known from helping the university grow from a commuter school to a residential university. he was 94 years old. several famous couples are spending their first evening as a married couple. the first same-sex couple to apply for a marri
CBS
Jan 2, 2013 4:00am EST
governor of pennsylvania plan tosu the ncaa in federal court. over the stiff sanctions fliile on penn state. it included a $60 million fine. governor tom corbett is expected to announce the specifics of the lawsuit today. penn state is not part of that lawsuit. >>> up next, your wednesday morning weather. and in sports, a monster hit turns the tide in the outback bowl. that and more college ball highlights when we come back. ever. nurses are dealing with a wider range of issues. and there are ever-changing regulations. when you see these challenges, do you want to back away or take charge? with a degree in the field of healthcare or nursing from capella university, you'll have the knowledge to advance your career while making a difference in the lives of patients. let's get started at capella.edu. >>> here's a look at the weather in some cities around the country. clouds and sun in chicago, 28. partly sunny in dallas, 47. mostly sunny in l.a., 68 degrees. >>> let's check your national forecast. the storm system stalled over the northeast and gulf coast. late-effect snow showers are po
NBC
Jan 2, 2013 4:30am EST
penn state. they were handed down in the wake of the jerry sandusky child sex abuse scannel. the ncaa penalty includes a $60 million fine against penn state that would be used for prevention efforts on a national level. state lawmakers object to that money being spent outside pennsylvania. >>> 4:36 is your time. >>> trying to avoid another ecological disaster. what we're learning about an oil rig run aground in alaska. >>> it feels like january out there as you step out the door this morning. how long will [ mom ] dear chex cereal, i just had to write. you can't imagine how long i've been searching for something like this for my family. i'm amazed you make so many great flavors that are gluten free. my guys are crazy for chocolate chex and honey nut chex. for me, it's cinnamon. it means a lot to be able to give them something that's good for them, that also puts smiles on their faces. 'cause i really love those smiles. we're the harris family. and we love chex. [ male announcer ] love chex? connect with us on facebook. >>> some good news from the scene of an oil drilling ship that ran
WHUT
Jan 1, 2013 11:00pm EST
said let me get a job. so i got a job, my coach at brown was a coach at brown, took the job at penn state, so i went down there with him, i was going to go two years. i got caught up in coaching. i called up and i said dad, i'm gonna coach. you're gonna coach? what did you go to college for? >> rose: (laughs) >> and i said well i think i can do a good job. he said well you make sure you have an impact. he said don't waste your time. >> rose: how long were you ace sis tonight to rick? >> 16 years. >> rose: 16 years? >> yup. i had started to work at penn state before i even graduated brown. in those days we used to have two weeks of reading for the final exams and the wholexd bit and senior paper and that kind of stuff. and i was a decent student so i was able to get down there and i worked for a week at penn state before i graduated brown and i stayed there for the rest of my life. >> it's so interesting because the reverberations of this remarkable conflict inside iran hadn't been felt around the region yet and i've always been struck by that. people don't even talk about it that mu
NBC
Jan 2, 2013 5:00pm EST
"news4 at 5," it's being called unlawful and unfair. ncaa sanctions punished penn state. >> now it's stirring up a new court battle. >>> coming up on news4, i'm tracee wilkins. fans are so illustrate xooed. [ male announcer ] this commercial is not about getting fios, it's about getting fios. that moment after you finally got it that you actually get it. the difference 100% fiber optics makes and you say "woah we are not on cable anymore." when online videos aren't herky jerky, you get it. or when a movie downloads in two minutes, you get it. [ female announcer ] switch to fios internet, tv, and phone for this amazing price online, just $79.99 a month guaranteed for two years with a two-year agreement. plus get $300 back. hurry, last chance to get this incredible deal. offer ends january 5th. fios brings you internet ranked the fastest in the nation. and unbeatable picture quality. it's 100% fiber optic, 100% different from cable. so get fios for this incredible price online, just $79.99 a month guaranteed for two years with a two-year agreement. plus get $300 back. or get this
ABC
Jan 2, 2013 6:00am EST
. there is a new twist in the scandal at penn state -- the pennsylvania governor is suing the ncaa. the n.c.a.a. find penn state $60 million after the sexual abuse trial and they money is supposed to finance child abuse prevention. pennsylvania lawmakers raised objections about the money being used outside the state. >> the possible threat led a southwest virginia school district to cancel the first day of class for 2013. giles county schools are closed today after police discovered a posting on line that mentioned the newtown, conn. shooting. in the wake of everything regarding in newtown, there are calls for many new safety measures. >> we have seen concern across the area but specifically in montgomery county. let's check in with jummy olabanji. >> about two dozen parents at bradley hills elementary school had e-mailed letters of concern asking for security improvements. parents are angry that the front doors of the school remain unlocked throughout the day and there is no real process for visitors. bradley hills is under renovation so students are meeting at a temporary location. a
FOX
Jan 2, 2013 5:00pm EST
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ABC
Jan 2, 2013 6:00pm EST
district and a good time to be mayor. >> after the sex abuse scandal at penn state, the governor of pennsylvania is taking aim at the n.c.a.a.. the governor is filing an antitrust suit against the organization saying -- its sanctions against jerry were awarded, to far-reaching and bad for all of counseling. >> these sanctions are an attack on the past. -- pat past, present, it features tunes of pennsylvania state. as governor of this commonwealth, i cannot and will not stand by to let it happen without a fight. >> a spokesperson for the n.c.a.a. declined a statement saying the organization does not comment on ongoing legal matters. >> let's get to the playoff showdown coming this sunday. the mayor of seattle announces a bet with the d.c. mayor as the playoff match approaches. about one hour ago, the seattle mayor said -- ba >> coming up, an interview with robert for the third. >> changes on the way in or light bulb. you may want to get to the store soon. >> in silver spring, it in a controversy when a 6-year-old goes to another student and says powell and was suspended. the family s
NBC
Jan 1, 2013 11:00pm EST
. challenging the ncaa stiff sanctions against penn state university. those sanctions were handed down in the whaake of the jerry sandusky sex abuse scandal. sandusky was sentenced, and convicted on charges he sexually abused young boys. the penalty include a $60 million fine against penn state. used to finance child abuse prevention efforts on a national level. state lawmakers object to that money being spent outside pennsylvania. >>> florida pilot's travel routine helped him stop a thief from breaking into his house. david zetner and his wife always fly over their house on the way to the airport after a trip to take a look at their property from the sky. this tomb they spotted something unusual. a man casing the house. with the plane making circles over the house, the thief hooked up david's trailer to the truck and took off. we want to get the latest now from the white house. the president is responding to the house vote tonight. >> a central premise of my campaign for president was to change the tax code. that was too skewed towards the wealthy at the expense of working middle-class ameri
NBC
Jan 2, 2013 5:00am EST
11. >> good morning. light rail and metro subway are on time. the penn, camden, and brunswick lines are running smoothly at this morning. we have the delay in the number 15 and 16 bus. a diversion on the 23 bus at franklin and monroe. i am dave allen. here is ava marie. >> the weather is not too bad for everybody heading back to work or school. the winds are a little cool, around 7 miles per hour at the airport. 6 miles per hour at camp springs. it will stay that way throughout the day. temperatures are not that bad for a morning in january. the clouds over night kept us a little bit warmer. 32 across teh bay in chestertown. a cool start to the day. temperatures will be seasonably cool this afternoon, 42 into southern maryland. a lot of clouds in southern maryland. quite a bit of sunshine later today. in the the 30's mountains. we are tracking some light flurries around baltimore. we have had some light rain and light snow across the lower eastern shore. y.en some snow in salzbur it is light in nature. that storm man the stays down to the south and moves offshore. we will be nice an
CBS
Jan 2, 2013 7:00am PST
has enough security. >>> pennsylvania's governor plans to sue the ncaa over sanctions from penns from penn pennstate from the jerry sandusky child sex abuse scandal. >>> "the telegraph" talk about a man swept into sea, william's helicopter turned back after battling 50 mooil-mile-an-hour winds. >>> "the new york times" says north korean leader king >>> a frosty start to the day. some of the temperatures into the 20s and the 30s in the valleys. 28 in fairfield. 29 in concord. 27 degrees in santa rosa. frost even inside the bay this morning. this afternoon, highs running up in the 50s. maybe 57 in san jose. 53 in san francisco. and 52 degrees in concord. next couple of days, cold mornings, cool days ahead. >>> she attended one of new york city's top private schools. he went to harvard. now they're accused of collecting bomb-making tools including a powerful explosive. >> it's extremely potent, which is one of the reasons why it's so appealing for terrorists to use. >> this morning we'll look at the charges against the couple. >>> and the faa orders inspections for dozens of older a
CBS
Jan 2, 2013 7:00am EST
"post-gazette" says the governor plans to sue over sanctions against penn state. the sanctions imposed because of the jerry sandusky sex abuse scandal. >>> britain's telegraph reports that williams' helicopter was searching for a man. they had to turn back due to the high winds. >>> it was part of a major policy statement he made on new year's day. some analysts see it as kim's effo >>> she attended one of new york city's top private schools. he went to hall vard. now they're accused of collecting bomb-making tools including a powerful explosive it's extremely potent which is one of the reasons why it's so appealing for terrorists. >> this morning we'll look at the charges against the couple. >>> and the faa ordered inspections for dozens of older airliners three years after southwest 747 landed with a hole in a roof. we'll ask peter greenberg if any planes out there are too old to fly on "cbs this morning." this cold season, nasal congestion won't stop me. i made the clear choice. claritin-d. decongestant products on the shelf can take hours to start working. claritin-d starts
FOX News
Jan 1, 2013 4:00pm PST
, thanks very much. pennsylvania governor tom corbett says that the punishment stemming from the penn state child rape scandal are, quote, illegal and he says is he going to sue. the issue here is how the ncaa plans to spend the $60 million it find the university. a jury convicted former football coach jerry sandusky for abusing a number of young boys over a long time. in some cases the abuse happened at penn state athletic facilities. the ncaa slapping the school with a record fine and banning the football team from bowl games for four years, among other things. governor corbett reportedly filed the lawsuit after the ncaa announced that only about a quarter of the $60 million fined will be used for sexual abuse prevention in the state of pennsylvania. children who survived the deadly school shooting in newtown, connect did you connect are set to return on thursday. they will not be heading to sandy hook elementary school where the gunman opened fire a middle school school building with 60 miles await a minute we are learning the crews have literally recreated the classrooms from sand
ABC
Jan 2, 2013 2:35am EST
legal action in the wake of the jerry sandusky scandal at penn state. the governor there says he intends to sue the ncaa over sanctions that it slapped on the school. those sanctions, including $60 million fine, which finances the national campaign against child abuse, apparently some pennsylvania politicians don't like state taxpayer money going to other states. they think they should stay within pennsylvania. >>> new evidence has surfaced from the nation's most famous family feud. excavators found bullets believed to be from a key battle between the hatfields and mccoys. two members of the mccoy family were gunned down on new year's day in 1888. bullets found believed to have been found from the mccoys in self-defense. it's such a story that you forget that this really was a feud. >> yeah, a long time ago. fascinating new findings. >>> here is your wednesday weather. showers and thunderstorms along the gulf coast from corpus christy to the florida panhandle and georgia and south carolina. a bitter cold morning in the northeast, hovering in the teens and 20s. light snow in the d
PBS
Jan 2, 2013 3:00pm PST
to overturn n.c.a.a. sanctions against penn state university. the sanctions followed the scandal over sexual abuse of children by a former penn state football coach, jerry sandusky. he's now in prison. corbett asked a federal court to throw out all of the penalties against the school, including a $60 million fine, a four-year ban on bowl games and a loss of athletic scholarships. >> a handful of top n.c.a.a. officials simply inserted themselves into an issue they had no authority to police under their own bylaws, and one that was clearly being handled by the justice system. they used penn state's tarnished public image as an opportunity to force the university to endure harsh, unjustified, and unprecedented punishments. >> sreenivasan: in response, the n.c.a.a. said the lawsuit is an affront to sandusky's victims and has no merit. those are some of the day's major stories. now, back to jeff. >> brown: in pakistan today, hundreds turned out to bury seven aid workers who were killed yesterday. it happened in the northwest part of the country, some 75 miles from the capital islamabad. we
NBC
Jan 2, 2013 11:00am EST
sanction against penn state university. a four-year ban on bowl games, fined penn state $60 million. it wiped out wins from football alumni. the sanctions were handed down following the jerry sandusky child abuse sex scandal. >> these sanctions did not punish sandusky. nor did they punish the others who have been criminally charged. rather, they punish the past, the present and the future students, current and former student athletes. >> the complaint states that the ncaa forced the new penn state president so agree to the sanctions or face the so-called death penalty of the university's football program for four years. the governor said the ncaa has no authority to police the issue under their bi-laws. >>> the parents of a maryland first grader suspended for pointing his fingers like a gun at school, will meet with school leaders today. the incident happened a week after the shooting in connecticut. the boy is a student at rosco knicks in silver spring. he was playing with friends and not making threats, says sources. >> evidently he was pointsing his finger at someone and saying "pow.
NBC
Jan 2, 2013 6:00am EST
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ABC
Jan 2, 2013 4:00am PST
jerry sandusky scandal at penn state. the governor says he plans to sue over the sanctions the ncaa slapped on the school. that includes a fine. politicians don't like taxpayer money going to other states. >>> and a developing story from los angeles. a photographer taking pictures of justin bieber's ferrari has been killed in an accident. the car had been pulled over for a traffic stop. bieber was not inside at the time. the photographer was struck and killed by another car as he walked across a busy street after shooting the pictures. >>> if you're working at this time of night, maybe you had one of those emergency drinks that promise to give consumers the mental and physical edge. but "the new york times" says there's little scientific evidence to back up the claims. caffeine is the only ingredient with proven benefits. and researchers say you can get the same boost from coffee. >>> a major study finds a few extra pounds might be okay. people that were slightly overweight were at less risk of dying than people average weight. the findings were true, only, for those slightly, that'
ABC
Jan 1, 2013 11:35pm EST
and extortion. the scandal has engulfed bolivia. a key player in this drama, sean penn, who directly appealed to the country's president on jacob's behalf. >> jacob and his family are living a nightmare of human abuse. >> but jacob is not free to go home yet. >> i feel like i'm in the twilight zone. >> under house arrest in bolivia, suffering from parkinson's disease that came on while he was in prison, jacob told us today his life may be in danger. >> there are 13 people in prison, and those are very high government officials. things don't look good right now. there's a lot of death threats against me. >> it is the latest twist in a tale. he invested $200,000, his life savings, as a very junior partner in a rice growing venture in bolivia. it was a good business. 40 million pounds of rice the first year, 200 bolivian employees, and that, he and his defense team told us, was the reason he was targeted. he's got to start paying them money. steve moore is a retired fbi agent, he advocated for the release of amanda knox, and he's investigated jacob's case for free. here we are
FOX
Jan 2, 2013 12:00pm PST
vacate the harsh penalties handed down to penn state university in the wake of the jerry sandusky sex abuse scandal. the sanctions include a $60 million fine and a four-year bowl ban. at a news conference this morning, he said the punishments were essentially a power play and they were unlawful and overreaching. >> these sanctions did not punish sandusky nor did they punish the others who have been criminally charged. rather, they push the past, the present and the future students, current and former student athletes, local businesses and the sit is -- and the citizens of pennsylvania. >> the ncaa said they were disappointed by the governor's actions calling it an affront to his victims. >>> sanford fans are celebrating the cardinal first rosebowl victory since 1972. they pulled ahead over the badgers and wisconsin was not able to close the gap. fans say they couldn't think of the better way to start off the new year. >>> we have developing news to report out of the santa cruz mountains where a rockslide is causing problems on highway 17. p newschopper2 was over the scene about 40 min
CBS
Jan 2, 2013 4:30am EST
banning penn state from competing in the post- season. it includes a $90 million fine -- $60 million fine. state and federal lawmakers have raised objections to the money being spent outside pennsylvania. the state's lawsuit will argue the money should remain in pennsylvania. >>> 4:36. breezy and cool is what you can expect when you head outside. olga is in for howard and has the details coming up. >>> thousands of americans are about to get a raise. >> a raise? >> yeah. >> that sounds good. one business is reusing its waste and joining the world of alternative fuels at the same time. >> 9news returns in two minutes. stay with us. >>> good morning. we're brisk and cool. overcast skies. we're working in sunshine. winds out of the north. very breezy. near 10 and 15 miles per hour. highs stay in the upper 30s. monika? >>> on the northbound side of i- 95, no issues to report as we check out our camera in springfield coming up from route 644 to the beltway right now, nice and quiet. same story on 395 up to the 14th street bridge and into the downtown area. i'll have more details on traffi
CBS
Jan 1, 2013 7:00pm EST
imposed against penn state university. those sanctions include a $60 million fine that would be used to finance the child abuse prevention grants. he has a new conference scheduled on all of this for tomorrow. >>> more than two weeks after one of the worse mass shootings in our history, students from sandy hook elementary are getting ready to head back to school. these little survivors will attend classes in the neighboring town of monroe. workers have been moving furniture and painting, getting that school ready. classes start on thursday. >>> it's one of the defining moments in the american civil rights movement. 150 years ago today, president abraham lincoln signed the emancipation proclamation. today at the national archives, they unveiled their new stamp commemorating the landmark document. that proclamation freed slaves in states on january 1, 1863. >>> well today is the first day that same-sex couples can legally tie the knot in maryland. weddings started pretty much after the stroke of midnight and continued all day long. >>> i'm scott broom on maryland's eastern shore w
SFGTV2
Jan 2, 2013 4:00am PST
responsibility water delivery to all of its citizens. when william penn laid out the city, he actually chose a spot of land that had a lot of groundwater. however, by 1730, 30,000 people lived within the first seven blocks of philadelphia, next to the delaware river. well, 30,000 people caused filth in the city and polluted their water sources. the groundwater was not potable. and in one year, 1/6 of the population died of yellow fever. now, they didn't know at the time that yellow fever was carried by mosquitoes. but the health issue was major in that first movement to build a water system. narrator: so they set out to find the cleanest source of water. although the majority of philadelphia's water now comes from the delaware river, early engineers found that development along the waterfront was causing pollution. so their search led them to the nearby schuylkill river. philadelphia developed technologies to pump water from the river into the city. these technologies established engineering concepts that are still the basis for our water systems today. europeans flocked here. it was a
CNN
Jan 2, 2013 2:00am PST
it imposed on penn state university in the wake of the jerry sandusky scandal. he's the former assistant football coach convicted of sexually abusing boys. the ncaa fined penn state $60 million, stripped the football program of 14 seasons of victories under the late head coach joe paterno. >>> it's a retreat for the connecticut attorney who sought to sue the state for $100 million over the school mass carry in newtown. the outcry against the potential lawsuit was so strong, he has withdrawn it. >> this is a horrible tragedy and if i offended anyone, i deeply apologize. >> he represents the parents of a 6-year-old student who survived the massacre. he may seek to file the suit at a later date. he'll join us on starting point at 8:00. >>> rescuers found themselves in trouble on an icy lake outside los angeles. a shredder oig slid out of control and into the water. several tried to pull him out, but many of them fell into water, too, and needed help. thankfully everyone got out okay. >>> and of course this is almost as much a part of new year's day as football and of course the pl
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